A public information seminar on eating disorders will be held in the Mayo Education Centre, Westport Road, Castlebar on Friday March 25 at 7.30pm.
The seminar is suitable for parent and teachers. Topics covered: What are these disorders? Who develops them? What are the telltale signs and symptoms? What are the real issues? What to do and what not to do if you are dealing with an eating disorder.
The presentation will be followed by a Question and Answer session. The presenter is Suzanne Horgan, who is a founder and Director of the Eating Disorder Resource Centre of Ireland.
A further one day seminar on the same topic will be held in the Family Centre, Chapel Street, Castlebar on March 26.
This training will be for any professionals who work with people who have eating disorders. Further information from the Family Centre on 094 902 5900 or www.thefamilycentre.com